cweðs ðū lā (phrase, interjection): Oh! You say? (KWETHS thoo LA)
a-cennan, wk.v: to bring forth, produce, beget, renew. (“ah-chen-nan”)
Crist wæs acennyd. (“kreest wass ah-chen-nud”)
Christ was born.
gegaf-sprǣce, adj: given to buffoonery; scurrilous, vulgar.
Hē wæs gegaf-sprǣce. (“hay wass yeh-goff-sprach-eh”) He was vulgar in speech.
Hēo wæs gegaf-sprǣce. (“hay-oh wass yeh-goff-sprach-eh”) She was vulgar in speech.
Beþence þu! (wk.v. imperative sing.): Remember! (“bay-then-chay thoo”)
It’s the 5th of November.
crīstel-mǣl, n.n: mark of Christ, cross. (“wyrcan crīstel-mǣl” = “to make the sign of the cross”) (“krees-tel-mal”)
on-drǣdan, str.v: to dread, fear.
“Ne ondræd þu ðe”: Do not be afraid.